Encyclopedia of World Mythology
The myriad rituals used by medicine men, shamans and elders to call upon the spirits, the customary beliefs in the powers of the gods, and the social and cultural influences behind these beliefs are all explained within this volume.
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ISIS AT BYBLOS T ISIS RETURNS TO EGYPT WITH HER HUSBAND'S BODY
HOVERING OVER the body of Osiris in the form of a hawk, which is depicted on
the walls of the Osiris shrine in the temple at Abydos, Isis became pregnant and
HUMAN HEALTH AND HEALING WHILE THE RELATIONSHIP between humans
and animals depends on humans respecting the spirits and souls of animals, the
proper treatment of human souls is of equal importance. While the body, as the ...
When the soul leaves the body that dies, it is born into another body, like an actor
changing clothes. Moving from body to body in search of happiness, it passes
through all forms of life, from insect to god. A Vishnu and Lakshmi repose on the ...
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